Canadian History Dictionary Goyogouins
Perrault Joseph Francois 1753-1844 Born In Quebec The Son Of A
rich merchant trading with New England and the West Indies. Giv...
The name has been popularly applied to the whole territory
Genevay Jean Francois Louis
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) French secretary to Haldimand, 30...
Montpensier Mlle De
(Count Frontenac era) Mme. Frontenac's relations with, 63.
Capital of province of Alberta. Situated on the North
(William Lyon Mackenzie era) Mackenzie publishes, 459.
(Sir Frederick Haldimand era) Arrested on charge of treason, 27...
(Samuel de Champlain era) Murdered by Montagnais Indians, 164.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Granted by pope, celebrated in Quebec...
Bow River Pass
Through the Bow Range of the Rocky Mountains, head
waters of B...
King's College New Brunswick
(Wilmot era) Charter granted by George IV,
1828, 49; endowed b...
(Lord Sydenham era) Of the governor, large range of duties
(Wolfe / Montcalm era) His disposition of the Guienne Regiment,...
Bib : Twenty-seven Years In Canada West For Biog See Morgan
Cel. Can.; Dict. Nat. Biog.
La Vallee De
(Samuel de Champlain era) Godfather of young Hurons, 233.
(Samuel de Champlain era) Captain of the Levrier, one of the tw...
Mcculloch J R
(Lord Sydenham era) Political economist, 13.
Plan de la Ville de Quebec, capitale de la Nouvelle
(Wilmot era) Father of W. F. Odell, 8; provincial secretary, Ne...
Dalhousie George Ramsay Ninth Earl Of 1770-1838 A Scottish Peer
Entered the army at an early age and saw service in various parts of the
world. From 1812 to 1814 commanded the 7th division of the British army
in France and Spain. Received the thanks of Parliament for his services
at Waterloo. Raised to the peerage of the United Kingdom as Baron
Ramsay. Appointed lieutenant-governor of Nova Scotia in 1816. In 1819
appointed governor-general and commander-in-chief of British North
America. Served in this capacity for nine years. From 1829 to 1832
commander-in-chief in the East Indies. =Index=: (Louis Joseph Papineau era) Influence did not
extend beyond Quebec, 1; his arrival as governor, 1820, 33; conflict
with Papineau, 34, 61; his harsh policy towards French-Canadians, 39;
his character, 41; founds Literary and Historical Society of Quebec, 41;
erects monument to Wolfe and Montcalm, 41; sides with Council against
Assembly, 42; promises remedy for abuses, 43; interview with Papineau,
58; refuses to confirm election of Papineau as Speaker and dissolves
Parliament, 61; his speech to Assembly, 61-62; recalled, 64, 70. (Baldwin / La Fontaine / Hincks era)
Governor-general, 1820, 19; a "disciplinarian devoid of diplomacy," 19;
leaves Canada, 20. =Bib.=: Kingsford, History of Canada; Rattray, The
Scot in British North America; Dict. Eng. Hist.; Campbell, History
of Nova Scotia.
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